The Decade You Were Born 80s (2012) – By Jason S. Lockard

Ever wonder what life was really like the decade you were born? Well thanks to Mill Creek Entertainment, wonder no more!

If you were born in the 80s, your parents were the last wave of baby boomers. They, along with everybody else, were embracing the future with the personal computer. The 80s began with The Assassination of John Lennon, The eruption of Mount St. Helens and the introduction of Pac-Man. Yes The 80s will forever be bad to the bone.

This 4 hour and 34 minute DVD features a 90 minute documentary highlighting some of the most famous news headlines, movies, TV and innovations in that decade. This documentary will take you back in time to the days in which you were born or your parents.

This DVD is packed with bonus features includes an 80’s feature film David Hasselhoff in Bail Out, A trio of hapless bounty hunters are recruited by a shady bail bondsman to try to keep a witness in drug trial alive to testify. A TV pilot movie 21 Jump Street that launched the career of Johnny Depp, plus commercials, trailers and an interactive timeline. Defiantly a lot of 80s Awesomeness!

So if you were born in the 80s or if you just want to learn a little more about the 80s you can not find a DVD packed with more information about the 80s than this one, but be warned if you watch this DVD you may find yourself use terms like, "gag me with a spoon" and "fer shur". You can pick it up at or at your local Walmart.

Moral Rating: Parental Guidance
Audience: Adult Language
Genre: Documentary
Length: Over 4 hours
Released: 2012
Our Rating: B-